*4 Ounce minimum gold purchase. $25 charge applied to orders under 7 Ounces unless minimum is met with some other product (Silver, Platinum, Palladium). Call for details.*
Arguably the most iconic symbol of the land down under, nothing says Australia like the kangaroo. The Perth Mint introduced the Gold Kangaroo series in 1987, and along with its Mint mates the Kookaburra, the Koala, and the Lunar Series animals, it has been a perennial hit with collectors and investors worldwide. Struck and released annually in 1 kilo, 1oz, 1/2oz, 1/4oz, and 1/10oz weights with a new reverse design each year, the Australian Gold Kangaroo collection offers a convenient and cost-effective way for anyone to own these iconic precious metals collectibles.
The Gold Kangaroo coin is beautifully struck from .9999 fine gold in a proprietary mirror and matte finish. With its perfect blend of artistry, purity, and worldwide investment appeal, the 1 oz Gold Kangaroo is sure to make a fine addition to any precious metals portfolio!
Contains 1 troy oz of .9999 fine gold and bears a face value of 100 Australian dollars.
The obverse depicts the new Jody Clark portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II who is depicted wearing the Royal Diamond Diadem. Engravings include ELIZABETH II, AUSTRALIA, and 100 DOLLARS.
The reverse features an adult kangaroo with a joey standing in short grasses and framed by Australian grass trees. AUSTRALIAN KANGAROO and the weight, purity, and year of issue are also inscribed. Each coins reverse also includes a security feature in the form of a micro-laser engraved letter within the coins AUSTRALIAN KANGAROO heading, which is only detectable under a magnifying glass.
The Perth Mint is Australia’s oldest mint, as well as the largest exporter and second largest producer of gold bars in the world. With the capability to process over 700 tons of gold per year, the Mint is one of the most efficient refineries active today. The Perth Mint belongs to a prestigious group of gold refiners who have accreditation from five of the major gold exchanges. The Perth mint products are trusted by investors and collectors worldwide to meet the highest weight and purity standards.